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Instant Living

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Instant Living

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Bar/None
genre:
POP

We gave it a B

A 1949 Hank Williams radio show was the inspiration for the Hoboken, N.J. quartet Health &amp Happiness Show’s moniker, and their down-home mid-tempo ballads hint at his musical influence — along with that of The Band and some of the Stones’ woodsier moments. On their second album Instant Living, they’ve adopted a more straight-ahead electric vibe (owing partly to the contributions of ex-Television guitar maestro Richard Lloyd), but their earnest songmanship remains intact. B